CHITTAGONG KINGS

  • Bangladesh says ICC let fixed matches to go ahead June 13, 2014

    Dhaka: Bangladesh has accused anticorruption investigators from the International Cricket Council of allowing a match in a scandalplagued Twenty20 tournament to go ahead even though it knew it was fixed. A report from a special tribunal set up by the Bangladesh board said the ICC's Anti Corruption and Security Unit (ACSU)...
  • ICC to probe Mohammad Ashraful's matchfixing link May 30, 2013

    Dhaka: The International Cricket Council is probing allegations of matchfixing in Bangladesh cricket with former captain Mohammad Ashraful among those being questioned, local officials said on Thursday. ICC anticorruption inspectors were investigating allegations of wrongdoing during a match in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL), a spokesman for the Bangladesh Cricket Board...
  • Chittagong Kings edge out Sylhet Royals to enter final February 18, 2013

    Mirpur: Chittagong Kings pipped Sylhet Royals by three wickets on Monday in the semifinal of Bangladesh Premier League to enter the final where they will lock horns with Dhaka Gladiators on Tuesday. Mahmudullah, the captain of Chittagong Kings, won the toss and opted to field. His bowlers vindicated the decision...
  • ChittagongSylhet semis postponed to Monday due to rain February 17, 2013

    Dhaka: The Bangladesh Premier League semifinal between Chittagong Kings and Sylhet Royals was washed out without a single a ball being bowled here on Sunday. The match will now be played on Monday, according to governing council secretary Ismail Haider Mallick. He also added that if the rain continues on Monday and...
  • Chittagong Kings pip Duronto Rajshahi to enter semifinal February 16, 2013

    Mirpur: Chittagong Kings pipped Duronto Rajshahi by four wickets on Saturday to set up a semifinal clash with Sylhet Royals. Mukhtar Ali, skipper of Duronto Rajshahi, won the toss and opted to bat but Taskin Ahmed bowled with demonic precision to chalk up three wickets to reduce Duronto Rajshahi...
  • Chittagong Kings thump Sylhet Royals by 119 runs February 8, 2013

    Mirpur: Chittagong Kings thrashed Sylhet Royals by 119 runs in an one sided encounter in the ongoing Bangladesh Premier League on Friday. Batting first, Kings made a huge 193 for 4 and then bowled out Royals for 74. After winning the toss, Royals chose to field first but things did...
  • BPL: Ryan ten Doeschate sets up rout of Khulna Royal Bengals February 7, 2013

    Mirpur: Ryan ten Doeschate roared to life in the Bangladesh Premier League as Chittagong Kings made a meal of Khulna Royal Bengals here on Thursday. The Netherlands and Essex allrounder thumped an unbeaten 95 off just 61 deliveries to power Chittagong to 156 for 5, after which Kevon Cooper and...
  • Chittagong Kings thrash Dhaka Gladiators by 54 runs February 2, 2013

    Chittagong: Chittagong Kings registered their second consecutive victory in the Bangladesh Premier League by thrashing muchfancied Dhaka Gladiators by 54 runs on Saturday. Dhaka Gladiators's skipper Mohammad Ashraful opted to field and his bowlers' did a fine job by bowling Chittagong Kings out for 142 in 20 overs. Naeem Islam...
  • BPL: Taylor wins it for Chittagong Kings February 1, 2013

    Chittagong: Chittagong Kings skipper Brendan Taylor led from the front and cracked an unbeaten 69 to power his team to a eightwicket victory over Khulna Royal Bengals on Friday. Taylor won the toss and put Khulna Royals to bat. His bowlers ratified his decision and restricted the opposition to 136...
  • BPL: Sylhet Royals beat Chittagong Kings by three wickets January 28, 2013

    Chittagong: Sylhet Royals bludgeoned their way to a fifth consecutive win, defeating Chittagong Kings by three wickets in their BPL match at the MA Aziz Stadium on Monday. For the Kings, it was their third loss in four matches in the tournament. Paul Stirling and Elton Chigumbura (31 off 17 balls)...
  • First win for Chittagong Kings in BPL January 24, 2013

    Khulna: In a low scoring affair Chittagong Kings register their first win this season edging our Barisal Burners by 21 runs at the Sheikh Abu Naser Stadium, Khulna on Thursday. Chasing a modest target of 129 to win, the Burners were bundled out for 108 with their captain Hodge top...
  • BPL: Duronto Rajshahi edge Chittagong Kings in a thriller January 19, 2013

    Duronto Rajshahi snatched a dramatic 2run victory over Chittagong Kings in the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) T20 tournament in Dhaka on Saturday. Chasing 100 runs to win, Chittagong Kings were bowled out for just 97 in 19.3 overs. Opting to bat first, Duronto lost wickets at regular intervals and only managed...
  • Lara named brand ambassador of Chittagong Kings October 16, 2012

    Dhaka: Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) franchise Chittagong Kings have named former West Indies cricket captain Brian Lara as their brand ambassador. The West Indies batting legend, who has signed a threeyear contract with the Kings, will be here next month to complete the formalities. "I am excited and honoured to announce...
  • Lara named Chittagong Kings' brand ambassador October 16, 2012

    Dhaka: Former West Indies cricket captain Brian Lara has been named brand ambassador of Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) franchise Chittagong Kings. Lara has signed a threeyear contract with Kings and is expected in Dhaka in November to complete formalities. The West Indies batting legend will be part of the Chittagong franchise's...
  • Chittagong yet to pay me a taka: Tamim Iqbal October 16, 2012

    Dhaka: On the day the Bangladesh Premier League (BPL) announced Brian Lara as the brand ambassador of Chittagong Kings, the franchises icon player has said that he is yet to be paid for the first season. According to a report in the Bangladeshi daily Prothom Alo, Tamim Iqbal has not...
  • Sylhet beat Chittagong by 35 runs February 25, 2012

    Mirpur: Sylhet Royals openers and Sohail Tanvir with the ball took Sylhet Royals to a comfortable 35 runs win against Chittagong Kings in the Bangladesh Premier League on Saturday. After winning the toss, Chittagong opted to field and this decision of theirs went against them as Sylhet openers Kamran Akmal and...
  • Chittagong get the better of Gladiators in BPL February 24, 2012

    Mirpur: Chittagong Kings notched up their fifth victory in eight outings in the inaugural Bangladesh Premier League, beating the Dhaka Gladiators by 13 runs at Mirpur's Shere Bangla National Stadium on Friday. The win takes them to 10 points and in second place behind Khulna Royal Bengals. Darren Bravo struck an unbeaten...
  • BPL: Khulna beat Chittagong by 44 runs February 20, 2012

    Chittagong: Marshall Ayub took four for 20 with his legspin as Khulna Royal Bengals got the better off Chittagong Kings by 44 runs in their Bangladesh Premier League match here on Monday. Batting first, Khulna scored 137 for six in their 20 overs, with Nasir Hossain scoring 42 off 38 balls....
  • Chittagong beat Gayle's Barisal by 8 wickets February 16, 2012

    Mirpur: Chris Gayle's injury proved costly for Barisal Burners as the Chittagong Kings eased to an eightwicket victory in a Bangladesh Premier League match at the Shere Bangla National Stadium on Thursday. Having been put in to bat, Barisal got off to a flier, with Gayle smashing a 16ball 30, including...
  • Chittagong Kings beat Khulna Bengals February 12, 2012

    Mirpur: Opener Nashir Jamshed starred in Chittagong Kings 6 wickets win over Khulna Royal Bengals in the Bangladesh Premier League on Sunday. Electing to bat, Khulna Royal Bengals posted a competitive total of 171 on the board. For them the experienced Shivnarine Chanderpaul set the things up by scoring 59 off...
  • Bravo stars in Chittagong win in BPL February 10, 2012

    Dhaka: West Indies allrounder Dwayne Bravo shone with both bat and ball as Chittagong Kings hammered Duronto Rajshahi by 53 runs in the second match of the inaugural T20 Bangladesh Premier League at the Shere Bangla National Stadium on Friday. Electing to bat, the Kings lost their openers Tamim Iqbal and...